Faculty of Education and Social Work


Faculty of Education and Social Work


Māori student support services

We’re here to help! Learn about the services we have available to help you succeed in your studies.

Starting university is a big step forward, but it can also be a little overwhelming. Discover how we can help you settle into a culturally supportive environment and achieve success in your studies. We’re always inspired to see our students working hard to reach their academic goals, and we’re here to help.

You might still be finding your way around and not sure who to turn to for academic, social, or mentoring support. We know too there may be pressures from work, relationships and family that can impact on your studies. Korero with us and find out how we can help you with the many demands of tertiary study and unlock your academic potential.

  • Marae

    Read about our marae Te Aka Matua ki te Pou Hawaiki and wharenui Tūtahi Tonu.

  • Te Korowai Atawhai

    A kaupapa driven and inclusive service that offers pastoral and academic support for students.

  • Enrolment advice

    Find out how we can help you prepare an application to study at the Faculty of Education and Social Work.

  • Scholarships and grants

    Find out about the financial assistance available from The University of Auckland and other iwi based grants.

  • Personal support

    Faculty services include health care, counselling and disability support services.

  • Te Puna Kōhungahunga

    Māori Medium Early Childhood Education centre for students, staff and the community.